In a world where new cyber threats seem to develop almost daily, it’s easy to forget that some tactics have stood the test of time.
Since mid-May, PhishLabs has been tracking an ongoing consumer-focused email phishing campaign.
And what tactic have they been using? The dreaded tech support scam.
No matter how much technology develops, threat actors will nearly always default to the simplest tactic that still works. And when it comes to consumer-focused phishing, there’s nothing simpler (and more effective) than a well constructed tech support scam.